MALAYSIA: COURT RELEASES NAJIB’S EX-SPECIAL OFFICER IN SOLAR PANELS PROBE

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia July 15 (NNN-Bernama) -- The Magistrate's Court today released on bail a former special officer of former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak held on remand over an investigation into an allegation of corruption in the install...

SRI LANKA’S TRADITIONAL MEDICINES TO BE PROTECTED UNDER INT’L INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY SYSTEM

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka July 15 (NNN-Xinhua) -- Sri Lanka has announced that it is moving its centuries-old folk medicine system for protection under the international intellectual property system, local media reported Saturday. Minister of Industry and Com...

MALAYSIA: PACQUIAO, MATTHYSSE BOUT LIVE ON RTM SUNDAY

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia July 15 (NNN-Bernama) -- Radio Television Malaysia (RTM) will be broadcasting live the 'Fight of Champions' boxing match between Manny Pacquiao and Lucas Matthysse for the first time on TV1 and myFreeview channels at RTM HD 111

MALAYSIA: MAHATHIR ATTENDS BRIEFING ON SARAWAK DEVELOPMENT

KUCHING, Sarawak state, Malaysia July 15 (NNN-Bernama) -- Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad today attended a closed-door briefing on the development of Sarawak at Wisma Bapa Malaysia, Petra Jaya, here. The briefing was given by state secretary Mohamad...

MALAYSIAN PILGRIMS ADVISED NOT TO GET CARRIED AWAY WITH GADGETS

MADINAH, July 15 (NNN-Bernama) -- Malaysian haj pilgrims have been reminded not get carried away with their mobile phones or other gadgets while in the Holy Land for fear of ruining the quality of their pilgrimage. Haj guide Ramli Ibrahim

PRESSING NEED TO IMPROVE LOGISTICS, CARGO PROCESSES AT MALAYSIAN PORTS

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, There is a pressing need to further improve logistics and cargo processes, because any delay could risk Malaysian ports losing to its regional competitors.Federation of Malaysian Freight Forwarders President, Chua Seng Wah, sai...

GAS MALAYSIA, TOKYO GAS TO JOINTLY SEEK OPPORTUNITIES IN SOUTH EAST ASIA

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia July 13 (NNNBernama) Gas Malaysia Bhd has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Tokyo Gas Co. Ltd to establish a mutualbeneficial cooperation and collaboration in relation to any new investment in the development of nat...

MALAYSIA: ORANG UTAN FOUND DEAD NEAR KABILISEPILOK FOREST RESERVE

KOTA KINABALU, Sabah state, A male orang utan was found dead at an orchard near the KabiliSepilok Forest Reserve on Wednesday. Sabah state Wildlife Department spokesperson Siti Nur'Ain Ampuan Acheh said the carcass was found by a staff of a

Taxes add to cost of goods – Naroden

KUCHING: There will always be an increase in the price of goods so long as taxes are imposed on them, said Assistant Minister of Entrepreneur and Small, Medium Enterprise (SME) Development Datuk Naroden Majais.According to him, whether it is goods

MALAYSIA: DPM WAN AZIZAH GRATEFUL FOR MUHYIDDIN’S SUCCESSFUL SURGERY

KUALA LUMPUR, Deputy Prime Minister Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail has expressed gratitude that Home Minister Muhyiddin Yassin had safely underwent a surgery to remove a tumor in his pancreas. In a statement yesterday, Wan Azizah said she was informed